MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., August 31, 2015 /3BL Media/ – General Mills announced today a commitment to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions by 28 percent across its full value chain – from farm to fork to landfill – over the next 10 years. The commitment was calculated using science-based methodology to achieve a level of emission reductions that science suggests is necessary to sustain the health of the planet.
Company Strengthens Access to Healthcare, Progresses on Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
DEERFIELD, Ill., June 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) today issued its 16th annual Sustainability Report detailing the company's progress creating social, environmental and economic value by addressing the needs of stakeholders worldwide.
New energy system at the firms Owings Mills, MD corporate campus is projected to reduce the firm's U.S. electrical consumption by 4%
Investment in a solar photovoltaic energy system is expected to reduce T. Rowe Price’s operating costs by supplying approximately 2.2 million kilowatt hours of electricity a year, representing 4% of electricity consumed across the firm’s U.S. properties, and reduce global greenhouse gas emissions by 4%. This is equivalent to removing over 300 passenger vehicles from the road each year.
Climate change is one of the most serious issues the world is confronting today. One that requires new ways of doing business, including developing long-term strategies to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across industries. It also demands greater accountability and transparency by companies.
March 20, 2015 /3BL Media/ - SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today released its integrated report for 2014, setting out the financial and nonfinancial factors that influence its performance. This year is the first time SAP has expressed in concrete monetary terms how changes in its employee engagement and employee health indexes affect its operating profit.
By Rebecca Pearce, EMEA Head of Sustainability, at CBRE
We are continuing to see evidence that big picture sustainability is becoming mainstream for commercial property, and is being treated as a critical business function. Yet there remains a common misconception that it’s low on the list of priorities for owners and occupiers of buildings.
The consequences of climate change, such as more frequent storms, floods and droughts, and the spread of pests and diseases, are putting whole habitats and communities at risk
January 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ - This has serious implications for the security of supply of key Mars crops and the resilience of farmers who produce them. Smallholders and rural communities are particularly vulnerable to these risks.